James Edward Keene Jr.

December 19, 1942 ~ February 25, 2022 (age 79)



Dillman-Scott Funeral Home



James Edward Keene Jr., 79, of Paoli, Indiana passed away on Friday, February 25, 2022, peacefully at his residence. He was born on December 19, 1942, in Gallatin, Tennessee to James Edward and Jewell (Duffer) Keene. James married Sharon Jo Street on November 25, 1994, and she survives.


He was preceded in death by his parents.


He enjoyed spending time with family and friends. James enjoyed going to ballgames and loved his St. Louis Cardinals baseball team and playing golf. He retired from Caterpillar in Joliet, Illinois.


Survivors include:


            Sharon Keene                                                              Paoli, Indiana                                                                         


            Jeff (Kris) Keene                                                          Syracuse, Indiana

.           Joe Keene (Companion Shannon)                               Three Rivers, Michigan

            Jack (Anita) Keene                                                       Lexington, South Carolina


            Kevin (Pam) Street                                                      Paoli, Indiana

            Todd Street (Tina Clements)                                       Paoli, Indiana

            Cory (Leslie) Street                                                      Paoli, Indiana

            Tab (Davona) Street                                                    Orleans, Indiana


            Jerry (Annemarie) Keene                                            Lexington, South Carolina


            Nancy (Mike) Chaffin                                                  Little Mountain, South Carolina

            Gini (Alan) Ormand                                                     Marietta, Georgia


7-Grandchildren, 8-Step-Grandchildren, 5-Great-Grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive James Edward Keene Jr.


Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM, Central Time, Thursday, March 3, 2022, at Gallatin City Cemetery located at 250 Cemetery Ave, Gallatin, TN 37066.


Local arrangements provided by Dillman-Scott Funeral Home.


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Graveside Service
March 3, 2022

2:00 PM

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